Jan 15, 2013 4:00pm EST
. we're not seeing that. >> obama has been more energy friendly than people would like to admit. numbers back it up. production doing very, very well when he's been in office and the other thing i'm saying -- >> what about the keystone pipeline? >> nothing has come of it yet, but let me tell you there are other pipelines producing pretty well without that pipeline. we're talking 16% last year, 14% increase this year, another 10% the year after that. we're going to look at almost a 50% increase in oil production in four years in the united states so something seems to be working and it's not -- washington can't seem to stop it because the technology and the raw materials seem to be there. >> despite, despite washington. >> david, jump in here. how are you investing today? >> well, you know, we've talked about the vix earnings. right now we're coming off a trough in the third quarter. we don't expect much more earnings, for fourth-quarter earnings. vix is really contrarian indicator, a lot of complacency out there, so we think we're in this really virtuous psych. we have autos and
Jan 22, 2013 4:00pm EST
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Jan 16, 2013 4:00pm EST
are following today, president obama announcing sweeping gun control measures just a few hours ago. eamon javers at the white house with the story. over to you, eamon. >> reporter: an emotional ceremony here at the white house when the president unveiled a range of ideas to combat gun violence in the united states, including a new assault weapons ban, limit on the size of magazine clips, enforced measures for background checks and increased access to mental health in this country, and the president said that lawmakers on capitol hill are going to be facing a dramatic choice. >> what's more important? doing whatever it takes to get an "a" grade from the gun lobby that funds their campaigns or giving parents some peace of mind when they drop their child off for first grade? >> now, the nra itself putting out a statement this afternoon saying attacking firearms and ignoring children is not a solution to the crisis we face as a nation. only honest law-abiding gun owners will be affected, and our children will remain vulnerable to the inevitability of more tragedies. so, maria, we're setting up here